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Nuclear fuel supply industry in the European community

analysis of the nuclear fuel supply industry and of the costs of the different services of the fuel cycle in the European community
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Published by Graham & Trotman for the Commission of the European Communities , London
Nuclear fuels., Nuclear fuels -- Analysis., Nuclear industry -- Security meas
Statement[Prepared by] Belgatom Nuclear engineering and consulting services.
ContributionsCommission of the European Communities., Belgatom.
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Pagination141 p. :
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Open LibraryOL17903022M
ISBN 100860102483

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Countries that do have enrichment technology would donate enriched fuel to a "bank", from which countries not possessing enrichment technology would obtain fuel for their power reactors.

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n a fuel that provides nuclear energy, used in nuclear power stations, nuclear submarines, etc Noun 1. nuclear fuel - fuel that can be used in nuclear. The European nuclear industry is a strategic sector for the European economy as it has a turnover of €70bn per year and supports around jobs.

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© Nuclear Fuel Industries,Ltd. All Rights Reserved. The number of nuclear power reactors is predicted to increase by up to 60% and associated fuel cycle facilities by up to 45% by For the global nuclear power to be sustainable and to contribute to the world´s energy supply mix in the long term, it must respond to the challenges of further development.

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Nuclear fuel definition: Nuclear fuel is fuel that provides nuclear energy, for example in power stations. | Meaning, pronunciation, translations and examples. AN ANALYSIS OF INTERNATIONAL NUCLEAR FUEL SUPPLY OPTIONS. J’TIA PATRICE TAYLOR. DISSERTATION. Submitted in partial fulfillment of the requirements.

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The. The key outstanding point therefore remains the status of future arrangements for the supply of nuclear fuel which have not yet been agreed due to the fact such arrangements are considered to be part of the Future Trade Agreement between the EU and UK, which cannot be finalised until after the UK has left the EU and Euratom on 29 March.

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